Insurgent-called strike affects normal life in Manipur

IMPHAL, NOVEMBER 18 (IANS): An indefinite strike called by the Maoist Communist Party (MCP) demanding the implementation of Inner Line Permit (ILP) in the state affected normal life in Manipur on Saturday.   Shops, commercial establishments, government offices were affected. Public transports remained off the road.   Many people could not attend a public meeting […]

Rally held at Chandel district Hq to protest Nov 13 bomb blast

Rally held at Chandel district Hq to protest Nov 13 bomb blast

Protest rally underway in Chandel district headquarters on Saturday against the November 13 bomb blast.   IMPHAL, NOVEMBER 18 (NNN): Anal tribe based civil society organizations carried out a massive protest rally today in Chandel district headquarters against the November 13 bomb blast that killed two Assam Rifles personnel and injured six others critically. The […]

Don’t boycott President’s visit, Manipur CM tells militants

Imphal, November 17 (IANS) Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on Friday urged a grouping of outlawed groups not to boycott President Ram Nath Kovind’s maiden visit to Manipur and other states in the northeast from November 19.   The Coordinating Committee (Corcom), an apex body of six outlawed organisations in Manipur, has called for a […]

‘Promoting Business Opportunities in NE’

Newmai News Network Imphal | November 15   A two-day National Conference on ‘Promoting Business Opportunities in North Eastern India and India’s Act East Policy’ began today at the Centenary Hall of Manipur University organized by the Manipur Institute of Management Studies, Manipur University in collaboration with Centre for Global Management and Responsible Leadership, XLRI, […]

Manipur: Two AR jawans killed, six injured in Chandel IED blast

Manipur: Two AR jawans killed, six injured in Chandel IED blast

Civil Society Organisations observing a sit-in-protest after the IED blast in Chandel on November 13. (NNN Photo)   Chandel orgs condemn blast   Newmai News Network Imphal | November 13   Two Assam Rifles personnel were killed and six others injured critically in an explosion of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Chandel district headquarters in […]

Ramkung Pamei is new MHJU Chief

Ramkung Pamei is new MHJU Chief

Newly elected President of Manipur Hills Journalists Union (MHJU), Ramkung Pamei (extreme left) and his executives taking oath after the election on Saturday at ADC Bhavan, Chingmeirong in Imphal.   Newmai News Network Imphal | November 11   Ramkung Pamei, editor of The Cham, a Tamenglong based daily newspaper has been elected as the President […]

IBSD, Manipur and VITO, Belgium signs historic MoU

IBSD, Manipur and VITO, Belgium signs historic MoU

IBSD Director Prof. Dinabandhu Sahoo signed MOU with Belgium based VITO MD Dr. Dirk Fransaer at Taj Mahal Hotel, Delhi.   Newmai News Network Imphal, November 9   Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development (IBSD) has signed a historic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today with Belgium based Vision on Technology (VITO) in the field of […]

ITI students protest in Imphal

ITI students protest in Imphal

Newmai News Network Imphal, November 9 Irate students of Industrial Training Institute (ITI), Takyel in Imphal burned down two abandoned cars in protest against the non-fulfillment of their long pending demands.   About 50 ITI students, both boys and girls, came out and burned down the two abandoned Ambassador cars lying inside the campus of […]

‘Black Day’ against demonetization in Imphal

‘Black Day’ against demonetization in Imphal

Opposition party members carrying out a rally in Imphal on Wednesday as part of observing a ‘black day’ against demonetization. (NNN Photo)   Newmai News Network Imphal | November 8 Ten Opposition political parties in Manipur consisting of AAP, AIFB, AITC, BSP, CPI, CPI (M), INC, JD (S), NCP and RSP today observed ’black day’ […]

Respect constitutional rights of tribals: ATSUM

Newmai News Network Imphal | November 7 The All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM) has appealed the Manipur State Government to respect the Constitutional rights of the tribals and “immediately” initiate the recruitment process of filling up the back log posts of Assistant Professors of government colleges at the earliest. Failing to address the “genuine […]

Amend District Council Act: AMTU

IMPHAL, NOVEMBER 6 (MExN): All Manipur Tribal Union (AMTU) has submitted a memorandum to the Chairman of Hill Areas Committee (HAC), Government of Manipur seeking feasibility to promulgate an Act to enable “hill tribal people” of Manipur to own land ownership patta (deed) under Autonomous District Council (ADC) Act.   According to the memorandum, under […]

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